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26.2 Mitsui Hanzan (1881-1934)
Kyôyaki
Kashibachi, cake bowl - Yurine,kaki and reishi, Hyakuji nyoi, Everything feelscomfortable.
Signed: Hanzan sensô sha
Seals:
Technique: Akae, fine crackled kyôyaki with an akae red overglaze painting 16,5 x 7,6
Condition: some discoloration inside

Mitsui Hanzan was born Kagawa province. He was a pupil of the Nanga painter Toichi Ôyô. After his death he went to Kyoto and became a pupil of Tanomura Chokunyû (1814-1907). in 1922 with Ikeda Keisen (1863-1931) Konô Shûson (1890-1987) and Tachika Chikuson (1864-1922) Hanzan founded the Nihon Nanga'in, the Japanese Nanga Academie.

Reference:
Araki p. 2305
Aburai p. 370

Availability: On Request